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Scientific Opinion on Cybersecurity in the European Digital Single Market

Scientific Opinion on Cybersecurity in the European Digital Single Market

Tue 28, Mar 2017

The High Level Group (HLG) of the European Commission's Scientific Advice Mechanism (SAM) has recently published a new independent scientific opinion on Cybersecurity in the Digital Single Market. At the request of the Commission Vice-President Andrus Ansip, the scientific advisers make a number of recommendations for policy action to make it easier and safer for people and businesses to operate online in the EU.

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JSaRC Marketing Communications Assistant – Vacancy at the Home Office

JSaRC Marketing Communications Assistant – Vacancy at the Home Office

Mon 20, Mar 2017

An opportunity exists for an enthusiastic person to join JSaRC’s Marketing Communications team for 6 months to 1 year. This is an ideal opportunity to put a less experienced or graduate employee into the Home Office and learn how Government works from the inside. DEADLINE: open-ended.

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PaCCS Policy Late Event – 12 April 2017

PaCCS Policy Late Event – 12 April 2017

Wed 15, Mar 2017

PaCCS' next Policy Late Event in London - 'Organised Crime in Conflict Zones’ - will take place on 12 April 2017. DEADLINE TO REGISTER YOUR INTEREST IN ATTENDING: 24 March 2017.

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Localising Response to Humanitarian Need FORUM- CALL FOR ABSTRACTS

Localising Response to Humanitarian Need FORUM- CALL FOR ABSTRACTS

Thu 2, Mar 2017

This international forum aims to provide a platform for diverse religious and faith-based organisations to come together with secular partners to showcase and reflect on their respective contributions to humanitarian preparedness, response and recovery, in order to strengthen partnerships with local religious and FBO networks, improve delivery, and scale up interventions. DEADLINE 15 March 2017

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New BBC Media Action Policy Briefings

New BBC Media Action Policy Briefings

Tue 28, Feb 2017

A series of practice and research briefings by BBC Media Action exploring the role of the media in accountability and political participation.

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ECIT PhD Opportunities for 2017

ECIT PhD Opportunities for 2017

Tue 14, Feb 2017

The Institute of Electronics, Communications and Information Technology (ECIT) is researching and developing technologies for a future digital society. They are currently seeking PhD applications for a variety of research projects.

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Media and Politics PhD Symposium – CALL FOR PAPERS

Media and Politics PhD Symposium – CALL FOR PAPERS

This interdisciplinary symposium ties together the fields of politics, media and cultural studies and is particularly geared towards PhD students in the early stages of their research. The emphasis will be on thoughtful discussion with fellow PhD students, along with feedback from leading academics from LSE. DEADLINE TO SUBMIT YOUR ABSTRACT: 24 February 2017.

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Cybersecurity Capacity Maturity Model for Nations – GCSCC’s revised version

Cybersecurity Capacity Maturity Model for Nations – GCSCC’s revised version

Fri 10, Feb 2017

This revised Cybersecurity Capacity Maturity Model for Nations (CMM), edited by the Global Cyber Security Capacity Centre (GCSCC), aims to respond to the constantly changing and evolving nature of cybersecurity capacity and the developments in the field.

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Apply for the BBC Academy’s Expert Women 2017

Apply for the BBC Academy’s Expert Women 2017

Mon 6, Feb 2017

The BBC Academy, in conjunction with BBC News, is looking for female experts who would like to appear on air a contributors to BBC programmes. CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS: 26 February 2017

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Call for industry – Secondees to Support JSaRC on Future Aviation Security Solutions

Call for industry – Secondees to Support JSaRC on Future Aviation Security Solutions

Thu 2, Feb 2017

The Joint Security and Resilience Centre (JSaRC) seeks further industry secondees with project management experience in order to facilitate their role in supporting the Department for Transport (DfT) with the Future Aviation Security Solutions (FASS) Programme.

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